The Metadata Editor (MD Editor) in Alma can be used to:
One of the following roles is requires to work with metadata (excluding holdings records):
One of the following roles is requires to work with holdings records in the MD Editor:
Keyboard shortcuts can be accessed from the Metadata editor drop-down menus (File, Edit, & Tools). Many functions have a CTRL + shortcut that can be used.
The "Always on" feature allows you to keep the MD Editor always on and running in the background, making navigating to and from it easier and more efficient. With the a click of an icon, users can leave the MD Editor to perform other workflows in Alma and easily return to the MD Editor and resume working where they left off.
The "Always on" functionality of the MD Editor allows:
Toggle "Always on" on and off with the icon in the bottom left of the Alma screen: